Raising the bar for the typical metal drummer, Brian Saunders has redefined the position, while smashing the sideman stigma placed on most drummers in the process with multiple creative blows.
Hailing from Las Vegas , NV as a showroom/studio musician and teacher, Brian Saunders was intent on broadening the definition of what most drummers contribute creatively to the industry. Discontent with merely making a living as a musician Brian went on sabbatical in Los Angeles studying with recording artists Rick Steel and Tim Alexander (Primus). As a member of The Musicians Union Local #47 in Los Angeles, local studio work ensued and Brian found himself once again earning a living as a hired gun. I After touring and playing extensively throughout his career with acts including Tommy Boy recording artist Sri, and legendary hard core metal creators I Defy, Brian began to write extensively and as a result:
The Greatest Fear was born.